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" And Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the Table Round again,* But that a ribald King and Court Bade him toil on, to make them sport ; Demanded for their niggard pay, Fit for their souls, a looser lay, Licentious satire, song, and play ; The world... "
The Advantages and the Dangers of the American Scholar: A Discourse ... - Page 248
by Gulian Crommelin Verplanck - 1833 - 62 pages
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The Poetry and Poets of Britain from Chaucer to Tennyson: With Biographical ...

Daniel Scrymgeour - English poetry - 1850 - 544 pages
...he wrote for himself, the others are saerifiees to the taste of the times. A ribald kine and eonrt Bade him toil on to make them sport, Demanded for their niggard pay Pit for their sonls a looser lay, Lieentions satire, song, snd play, The world, defranded of the high...
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THE POETICAL WORKS OF SIR WALTER SCOTT

1852
...heavenly theme ; And Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the Table Round again, But that a ribald king and court Bade him toil on, to make them sport; Demanded for their niggard pay, But for their souls a looser lay, Licentious satire, song, and play ; The world defrauded of the high...
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The Recreations of Christopher North [pseud.]

John Wilson - 1852 - 307 pages
...raised the Table Kound again, But that a ribald King and Court Bade him play on to make them snort, The world defrauded of the high design. Profaned the God-given strength, and marr'd the lofty line." But why, we ask, did Dryden sufler a ribald king and court to debase and degrade him, and strangle...
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The poetical works of Sir Walter Scott, bart: Complete in one volume. With ...

Sir Walter Scott - 1854 - 840 pages
...Drrden, in immortal strain, Hid rabed the Table Round again,' But that a ribald King and Court Bale him toil on, to make them sport ; Demanded for their niggard pay, Fit fur their souls, a looecr lay, licentious satire, song, and play ;' ТЪе world defrauded of the high...
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The New monthly magazine and universal register. [Continued as] The New ...

1854
...apologetic tribute : And Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the Table Round again, But that a ribald king and court Bade him toil on, to make them sport...high design, Profaned the God-given strength, and marred the mighty line.* In estimating the influence of this stalwart, brawny athletes on English poetry...
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Marmion, by sir W. Scott. With all his intrs., and the editor's notes ...

Walter Scott (sir, bart.) - 1855
...time, gives the greater scope to my invention ; or that of Edward the Black Prince, But that a ribald King and Court Bade him toil on, to make them sport...the God-given strength, and marr'd the lofty line. Warm'd by such names, well may we then, Though dwindled sous of little men, Essay to break a feeble...
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The poetical works of Sir Walter Scott

Sir Walter Scott - 1855 - 840 pages
...heavenly theme ; And Dryden, in immortal strain, Hud raised the Table Round again,1 But that a ribald King and Court Bade him toil on, to make them sport;...song, and play ;* The world defrauded of the high design,4 Profaned the God-given strength, aud marr'd the lofty liue. Warm'd by such names, well may...
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LECTURES ON ENGLISH LITERATURE, FROM CHAURER TO TENNYSON

HENRY REED - 1855
...indignant lines : " Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the table-round again, But that a ribald king and court, Bade him toil on, to make them sport;...pay, Fit for their souls, a looser lay, Licentious satires, song and play ; The world defrauded of the high design, Profaned the God given strength, and...
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Lectures on English Literature: From Chaucer to Tennyson

Henry Reed - English literature - 1855 - 387 pages
...Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the table-round again, But that a ribald king and court, Łade him toil on, to make them sport; Demanded for their...pay, Fit for their souls, a looser lay, Licentious satires, song and play : The world defrauded of the high design, Profaned the God-given strength, and...
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The poetical works of sir Walter Scott. With life. 8 engr. on steel

Walter Scott (sir, bart.) - 1855
...heavenly theme ; And Dryden, in immortal strain, Had raised the Table Round again, But that a ribald King and Court Bade him toil on, to make them sport; Demanded for their niggard pay, Pit for their souls, a looser lay, Licentious satire, song, and play; The world defrauded of the high...
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